DEFCON 1 newsletter for November 2, 2022

Defense Career Opportunities Newsletter

DEFCON 1 newsletter for November 2, 2022

Issue # 773


This edition of DEFCON 1 comes to you from Springfield, Virginia.


*** Welcome to the latest edition of the number one Defense Career Opportunities Newsletter, “DEFCON-1,” a networking newsletter featuring job opportunities and career advice for those who are part of the global defense, aerospace, maritime, marine technology and security industry.

DEFCON 1 brings you job opportunities every week and counts on members like you to submit job listings to share and post in this newsletter.


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*** Ned’s upcoming travel, maybe, perhaps:


No planned travel at this time


***  Here are your DEFCON 1 jobs for this week:


***  From Timothy Boulay:




I had an opening posted to USAJOBS over the weekend that I hope you can include in your next newsletter.


Since my command has a new hiring authority, everyone, including members of the general public, can apply and have an equal chance of being selected based on qualifications. The position is hybrid with a mix of telework and onsite work, and the advertisement closes Nov. 14.






Timothy Boulay

Communications Director

Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division

Patuxent River, MD


1.)  Public Affairs Specialist, GS-1035-11/12, Navy’s Airborne Strategic Command, Control and Communications Acquisition Program, Patuxent River, Maryland


2.)  Director of Communications -Communications, CNA Corporation, Arlington, VA


3.)  Senior Modeling and Simulation Specialist, KBR, Orlando, FL


4.)  Instructor Pilot, Amentum, Fort Rucker, Alabama


5.)  Aircraft Mechanic II – (Avionics – AH-64/UH-60/CH-47) MWO Travel Team, Amentum, Fort Hood, TEXAS


6.)  Strategic Communications Planner, Amentum, Aiea, HI


7.)  Senior Systems Engineer- job post, Bering Straits Native Corporation (BSNC), Quantico, VA


8.)  Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO), Bering Straits Native Corporation (BSNC), Washington, DC


9.)  Project Manager, Bering Global Solutions (BGS), LLC a subsidiary of Bering Straits Native Corporation, BARKSDALE AFB, LA


10.)  Public Affairs Specialist (FCoE Outreach), US Army Fires Center of Excellence – Strategic Command, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Department of the Army, Fort Sill, Oklahoma


11.)  Information Assurance Engineer III, System High, Las Cruces, NM


12.)  Cyber Operations Engineer, System High, CHANTILLY, VA


13.)  Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM), System High, JBAB, Washington DC, DC


14.)  CWMD Training, Exercise, Assessments Readiness (TEAR) Support, Calhoun International, LLC, Alexandria, VA


15.)  Operations Research (ORSA) Analyst, Calhoun International, Tampa, FL


16.)  Operations Research Analyst (ORSA) Analyst, Calhoun International, LLC, Honolulu, HI


17.)  GEOINT Instructor, SOSi, Fort Belvoir, VA


18.)  Sr. UNIX Systems Administrator, SOS International, LLC (SOSi), Fort Huachuca, AZ


19.)  Service Desk Technician, SOS International, LLC (SOSi), Fort Meade, MD


20.)  Targeting Officer, Central Intelligence Agency, Washington, District of Columbia


21.)  Senior Communications Specialist (Active Secret or TS Clearance), Piper Companies, Joint Base Andrews, MD.


22.)  Program Security Representative, Maximus, Arlington, VA


***  From Bridget Serchak:


23.)  Senior Adviser, OSCE Office of the Representative on Freedom of the Media in the Secretariat, Amentum-REACT, Vienna, Austria


Amentum REACT is seeking US citizen candidates for nomination to the following seconded position at the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). Please apply for and/or circulate the following vacancy to your professional network(s).


EXTENDED! Amentum-REACT is recruiting for the OSCE! The OSCE Office of the Representative on Freedom of the Media in the Secretariat is seeking a Senior Adviser (OSC000068), a middle manager with a degree in a relevant field, and 8+ years of progressively responsible professional experience. The position requires: experience in handling modern information technologies (Internet, etc.) is essential; experience in human rights work, especially media freedom advocacy; knowledge about the working methods of media professionals and media outlets; good communication skills combined with sound political judgment; demonstrated gender awareness and sensitivity, and an ability to integrate a gender perspective into tasks and activities; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with people of different nationalities, religions and cultural backgrounds, while maintaining impartiality and objectivity. Desirable: knowledge of other OSCE working languages would be an asset. Qualified US citizens are invited to apply for this OSCE seconded post ASAP, but no later than 11:59pm EST (GMT -4) by 11/3/22 through Amentum-REACT, a US Department of State contractor at    [[Note: Updated — Website shows new Closing Date: Nov 8, 2022.]]


In order to receive full consideration, interested applicants are advised to:

  1. Review the full vacancy notice located at the OSCE website and accessible via the Amentum REACT link next to the relevant post at;
  2. Create (or revise) an online Amentum REACT application and enter the relevant vacancy number at: by 11:59pm EDT (GMT -4) on the due date;
  3. Ensure that the cover letter entered in the application addresses the requirements of the post noted in the full vacancy notice; and that the applicant’s work history fields of the application address the responsibilities of the post; and
  4. Confirm that your three references are up-to-date with current, verified email addresses.


Only US citizens are eligible to apply. Only finalists will be contacted.  Amentum REACT will interview short-listed candidates in order to make nominations by the OSCE closing date.


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